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not figuredTriplagia horizontalis Haeckel 1887

Triplagia primordialis Haeckel 1887

not figuredTriplagia triradialis Haeckel 1887


Citation: Triplagia Haeckel 1882
Rank: genus
Type species: Triplagia primordialis Haeckel 1887 [designated by Campbell,1954, p.D104]
Described on page(s) : 423
Family (traditional): not-known

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Current identification:

Original Description
1a. Tribus: Triplagida. Skeleto aculeis tribus, simplicibus aut ramosis, ex uno puncto radiantibus composito.
A. Tribus aculeis simplicibus.

Translation: 1a. Tribe: Triplagida. Skeleton composed of three spines, simple or branched, radiating from a point.
A. Three spines simple. (Translated from Latin by E.M.R. and W.R.R.)]

Etymology: Greek triplagia = triangular or three-radiial"


Haeckel, E. (1882). Entwurf eines Radiolarien-Systems auf Grund von Studien der Challenger-Radiolarien [Basis for a radiolarian classification from the study of Radiolaria of the Challenger collection]. Jenaische Zeitschrift für Naturwissenschaft. 15: 418-472. gs


Triplagia compiled by the radiolaria@mikrotax project team viewed: 13-5-2021

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